If I had never seen the internet before, where would you direct me in 2011? What are the best news, film, music, art, fashion, history, technology, gossip, sports websites and blogs out there? [more inside]
I would like to build a website using methods similar to those seen on Mint.com, namely graphs, calculations, and interfacing with banking websites. Can anyone tell me what technologies they are using because I'm clueless from square one.
I'm trying to find some websites to stay ahead of the curve with Internet Technology and what's hot... I always seem to be the last one to hear about the latest site or "gadget". So I am searching for some good sources that I can bookmark and check out daily... Any recommendations would be appreciated.
Which science and technology websites do you (the scientists and technologists) visit regularly, to keep up to date on your subjects? I am, preferably, looking for generalist sites which are either global or UK-centric, such as the New Scientist website. Websites which focus on (or have sections on) applied science (especially those with any connection to "appropriate technology") would be particularly relevant.
What technology (websites, webservices, or handheld devices) would you recommend to a non-techy person? [more inside]
Are there any websites that allow you to upload photos and get paid for people printing them? [more inside]
I'm looking for a website or websites that can show me what to expect in the future. [more inside]